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Welcome year from now, the Overland Park Chamber will be celebrating another successful year. I am confident in that. In the meantime, amidst the high points, we likely will navigate some uncertaintie

Table of Contents 2012 Quality of Life ..........................................4 Housing .............................................................. 6 Education .................................

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Quality of Life hen Money magazine named Overland Park one of the Top 10 Best Places to Live in 2010, it was the third consecutive time for the city to be on the list, which is based on economic oppor

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Quality of Life HOUSING A Quality and affordable housing steady increase in population in Overland Park over the past 40 years has resulted in some of the most desirable housing in the Kansas City

These years belong to you. Make the most of them at Tallgrass Creek. Its time to put housework and repairs behind you and focus on the things you truly love to do. At Tallgrass Creek, the possibilitie

Quality of Life E D U C AT I O N Education is a top priority in overland Park G Some of the best public schools in the country uided by a philosophy that education is the most important factor for

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Quality of Life Some of the best public schools in the country Blue Valley School District USD 229 15020 Metcalf Avenue, Overland Park, KS 66283 913 2394000 www.bluevalleyk12.org Enrollment 21,864 s

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Quality of Life E D U C AT I O N A wide variety of higher education options O verland Park is home to Johnson County Community College JCCC and the KU Edwards Campus. With 44,000 students enrolled

Career Builder MM14 Page 1KM248 CAPITOL FEDERAL SAVINGS MM14 Page 1KM210 big dreams big goals big convenience Find your place at PSU. Online Masters Degree programs MET Engineering Technology MS

Quality of Life H E A LT H C A R E O Stateoftheart health care verland Park residents are fortunate to live within minutes of six major medical centers and nearly 2,000 highly qualified physicians.

Thanks to CyberKnife I am here to celebrate lifes happiest moments. He even kisses me in public. MENORAH MEDICAL CENTER MMFull Page 1KM258 The CyberKnife Center of Menorah Menorah Medical Center

Quality of Life H E A LT H C A R E Local Hospitals Continued from page 14 hospital located on the corner of 119th and Nall and serves our communitys health care needs by providing compassionate car

KC Pain Center MM18 Page 1KM285 KANSAS GAS SERVICE MM14 Page 1KM216 HOSFIELD BENEFIT SERVICES Dan Hosfield MM18 Page 913 1KM214 7897611 Competitive Individual and Group Health Insurance Benefits and

Quality of Life R E C R E AT I O N A N D T H E A R T S T All the attributes for a higher quality of life he lives of Overland Park residents are enriched by many opportunities for recreation and th

Financially strong... ready to lend. Equity Bank provides financing solutions to drive your business growth as well as the expertise and products to help you boost your cash flow. Commercial Real Es

Overland Park, Kansas ATTRACTIONS Deanna Rose Childrens Farmstead A2 Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art A3 Overland Park Arboretum Botanical Gardens A1 C1 C2 C3 E1 E2 E3 E4 E5 E6 E7 E8 E9 H1 H2 H3

Greater Kansas City Area Smithville Platte City Kearney To Excelsior Springs Mosby Liberty KCI Airport Prathersville Platte County Kansas City Wyandotte County Kansas City, Kansas Birmingham Rando

Business W The Leading Suburban Business Community in the Midwest ith a diverse business community, Overland Park has built a robust corporate environment that remains resilient to economic fluctuat

simmonsfirst.com Helping build businesses for 109 years. Simmons First National Bank MM12 Page H 1KM274 Whether youre dreaming of starting a new business, expanding the one youve got or simply tryin

Business ECONOMIC GROWTH B The economic engine of Kansas etween 1990 and 2010, Overland Park employment grew from about 71,000 to more than 90,000. Significant industry sectors include management,

Santa Fe Tow Service MM14 Page 1KM220 Trusted Service. GREAT WESTERN BANK Sound Advice. MM14 Page 1KM286 When you need solutions to the challenges you face, turn to Great Western Bank because we take

Business R E TA I L R A retail powerhouse etail is one of the largest business sectors in Overland Park, comprising 12.64 percent of employment. The city has nearly 16.6 million square feet of reta

OVERLAND PARK PLACE MM12 Page H 1KM218 THRIVES LOCALLY MIDLAND LOAN SERVICES At Midland Loan Services, a PNC Real Estate business, were committed MM12 Page H to helping the community and everyone wh

Business DEVELOPMENT KCSource Link is an information referral network designed to link small businesses with available resources in the region. KCSource Link is the result of collaboration among the

Creative Carnivals Events MM14 Page 1KM309 SPECTRUM RETIREMENT COMM MM14 Page 1KM276 DDI DEAN DEVELOPMENT MM12 Page H 1KM308 OVERLAND PARK, KANSAS 2012 29

Government O V E R L A N D PA R K W City of overland Park Above and Beyond. By Design. hen first incorporated as a firstclass city in 1960, Overland Park comprised 13 square miles of land with a po

Retirement Planning IRS Representation MM18 Page QuickBooks Training Nancy J. McAuley CPA, CFP Rebecca V. Crandall CPA Accounting Auditing Taxes McAuley Crandall 1KM311 Affinis Corp MM18 Pag

Government JOHNSON COUNTY O Johnson County The states most populous county verland Park represents about onethird of the population in Johnson County. The most populous county in Kansas, Johnson Co

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Government Local sales tax State of Kansas Johnson County 6.3 General Tax Public Safety Tax Stormwater Tax Public Safety Capital Operations Research Triangle Total County Taxes General Tax Street Imp

Demographics Population characteristics Population 1960.............................................................................28,085 1970.........................................................

Brookdale Living MMFull Page 1KM242 36 OVERLAND PARK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE www.opchamber.org

T About the Chamber he Overland Park Chamber of Commerce serves as a catalyst to improve business, enhance business opportunities, and build a better community. Dedicated to serving more than 850 mem

T Economic Development he Overland Park Chamber Economic Development Council OPEDC is a partnership among the Chamber of Commerce, the City of Overland Park and many individual business investors. Th

2012 Board of Directors BOARD OFFICERS Rick Worrel Chairman Affinis Corp. Larry Winn, III ChairElect BHC Rhodes Jim Holland ViceChairman Fisher Phillips LLP Marga Spangler ViceChairman First

Chamber Staff Tracey Osborne, CCE President tosborneopchamber.org Andrea Bruening Member Services Coordinator abrueningopchamber.org Jennifer Bruning Vice President of Government Affairs jbruningop

2012 A Membership Accessible Energy Alternatives Bill Vaughn P.O. Box 1567 Blue Springs, MO 64013 .......................816 2201163 neelaeikc.com www.accessibleelectricinc.com alternatIve energy sol

Allstate Insurance Seth Young 7304 West 130th Street, Suite 250 Overland Park, KS 66213 ......................913 6856714 seth.youngallstate.com www.allstate.com Insurance Aloft LeawoodOverland Park L

Arvest Bank Lori Greener Mark Larrabee Jennifer Wilkins 14300 Metcalf Avenue Overland Park, KS 66223 ......................913 7137300 Fax 913 8147010 www.arvest.com Banks Arvest Bank Mark Larrabee Ju

Bank Midwest Eric Clemenson Quintin Ostrom Joe Otey 13270 Metcalf Avenue Overland Park, KS 66213 ......................913 6819933 Fax 913 6811957 www.bankmw.com Banks Bank of America, N.A. Karen Neat

Best Buy Jerry Simer 9301 Quivira Road Overland Park, KS 66214 ......................913 8940055 Fax 913 8940544 jerry.simerbestbuy.com www.bestbuy.com televIsIon dealers retaIl coMPuter coMPuter equ

Burns and McDonnell Engineering Company, Inc. Ron Coker Jim Foil 9400 Ward Parkway Kansas City, MO 64114.........................816 8223082 Fax 816 8223414 rcokerburnsmcd.com www.burnsmcd.com engInee

CBRE Group Inc. Keith Baker Michael Klamm 4717 Grand Avenue, Suite 500 Kansas City, MO 64112.........................816 7563535 Fax 816 9685890 mike.klammcbre.com www.cbre.comusausmokansascity real e

Commerce Bank N.A. Shelly Doan Chris Sprague 11405 Nall Avenue Leawood, KS 66211..............................816 2341759 Fax 913 6634540 rchris.spraguecommercebank.com www.commercebank.com Banks Comm

Crossland Construction Company Dennis Burns 460 Nichols Road Suite 325 Kansas City, MO 64112.........................816 9604553 Fax 816 9604590 ssaiacrosslandconstruction.com www.crosslandconstructio

Don Ernst Agency Farmers Insurance Group Don Ernst Carrie Shapiro 4701 College Boulevard, Suite 200 Leawood, KS 66211..............................913 4913535 Fax 913 4913536 dernst1farmersagent.com

Erickson Solutions Group Jeff Erickson Peter R. Latessa 5263 West 121st Street Overland Park, KS 66209 ......................913 6482510 Fax 913 7541077 peterericksonsolutionsgroup.com www.ericksonsol

First Watch Kyle Weber 12040 Blue Valley Parkway Overland Park, KS 66062 ......................913 6961119 Fax 913 6961051 119thstreetfirstwatch.com www.firstwatch.com restaurants Fisher Phillips LLP

Gill Studios, Inc. Jamie Fain Paul Lage 10800 Lackman Road P. O. Box 2909 Shawnee Mission, KS 662011309........913 8884422 Fax 913 5412254 jfaingillline.com www.gillline.com screen PrIntIng Gilliland

Heartland Soccer Association Ken Milburn 9161 West 133rd Street Overland Park, KS 66213 ......................913 8888768 Fax 913 8880362 infoheartlandsoccer.net www.heartlandsoccer.net soccer cluBs H

HTK Architects, P.A. Mark E. Franzen J. Gordon Kimble Travis Palangi Donald E. Pruitt 9300 West 110th Street, Suite 150 Overland Park, KS 662101443 .............913 6635373 Fax 913 6635270 mefhtkarchi

Jay Morris, DDS, PA Jay Morris 5600 West 95th Street, Suite 204 Overland Park, KS 66207 ......................913 4328777 Fax 913 9018777 jaymorrisddsyahoo.com www.jaymorrisdds.com dentIsts Jazzercise

Kansas City Chiefs Marc Sandoval One Arrowhead Drive Kansas City, MO 64129.........................816 9209300 Fax 816 9242878 jslavenschiefs.nfl.com www.kcchiefs.com ProfessIonal sPorts entertaInMent

Landworks, Inc. Courtney Welch Jeff Welch 9317 Woodend Road Edwardsville, KS 66111 .........................913 4229300 Fax 913 4229292 contactlandworksinc.com www.landworksinc.com landscaPIng laWn s

Martin, Pringle, Oliver, Wallace Bauer, LLP Eric L. Hansen Teresa James B. Scott Tschudy Richard Wetzler 6900 College Boulevard, Suite 700 Overland Park, KS 66211 ......................913 4915500 Fa

Mi Ranchito John Houser 7148 West 80th Street Overland Park, KS 66204 ......................913 6427500 miranchitoeverestkc.net www.miranchitokc.com restaurants caterers MAPS, Inc., dba Mid America Pe

National Catastrophe Restoration, Inc. Pat Easter Anna Manning Renee Vogel 8065 Flint Street Lenexa, KS 66214 .................................913 6634111 Fax 913 6634433 a.manningncricat.com www.ncri

OMNI Employment Management Services, LLC Lorna Sanders Michael Tracy Melissa Watkins 7201 West 110th Street, Suite 225 Overland Park, KS 66210 ......................913 3412119 Fax 913 3412666 mtracyo

Pat Riha Productions Gretchen Evans Kate Riha Patrick Riha 4050 Pennsylvania Street, Suite 141 Kansas City, MO 64111.........................816 9314686 Fax 816 9314782 prihaprpkc.rr.com www.patrihapr

Principal Financial Group Jason Heffner Dawn Wolfgram 7300 West 110th Street, Suite 220 Overland Park, KS 66210 ..... 913 3176611, ext. 3504 Fax 913 3176622 wolfgram.dawnprincipal.com www.principal.co

Right Management John Copeland 7300 West 110th Street, Suite 800 Overland Park, KS 66210 ......................913 4511100 Fax 913 3448994 john.copelandright.com www.right.com outPlaceMent consultants

Scott Rice Office Works Ron Burns Steve Jobe Ed Wills 14720 West 105th Street Lenexa, KS 66215 .................................913 2277728 Fax 913 2277828 rburnsscottrice.com www.scottrice.com offIce

SIMSdirect LLC Maggie Gremminger Cindy Sims 12319 Farley Street Overland Park, KS 66213 ......................913 2695717 Fax 913 8251974 simsdirecteverestkc.net www.simsdirect.biz MarketIng consultan

Stratton Mechanical Services Dennis Stratton 4821 Merriam Drive Overland Park, KS 66203 ......................913 4850110 Fax 913 7220219 dnsstrattonmechanical.com www.strattonmechanical.com HeatIng a

Town Plaza Family Practice Renee Negrete 5701 West 119th Street, Suite 410 Overland Park, KS 66209 ......................913 3453650 Fax 913 3453797 renee.negretehcahealthcare.com www.hcahealthcare.co

University of Kansas Cancer Center Stephanie Dutton John E. Hennessy Deborah Konrade 9200 Indian Creek Parkway, Suite 300 Building 9, Corporate Woods Overland Park, KS 662102008 .............913 54146

Waddell Reed, Inc. Rick Funke 6900 College Boulevard, Suite 740 Overland Park, KS 66211 ......................913 4919202 Fax 913 4918006 www.waddell.com fInancIal PlannIng consultants servIces Wall

2012 A Whos Who Anderson, Lynn ........... 913 2612265 Arvest Bank Anderson, Mari ............ 913 2346602 Bank of Kansas City Anderson, Pat .............. 913 8945400 Simmons First National Bank And

Black, Scott .................. 913 3814668 Hooters Blayney, Kevin ............. 816 2256120 Kevin Blayney Photography Blazer, Jason ............... 913 6632654 Elephant Bar Restaurant Blazevic, Kimbe

Collins, Josh ................ 913 4914600 Tekniq Data Corporation Collins, Peter ............... 913 3459205 Hinkle Law Firm LLC Collyard, Carole........... 913 6316784 Overland Park Host Lions Club

Easterla, Kathy ............ 913 3852552 HyVee Food Pharmacy Store 91st Street Easterly, Bruce ........... 913 338HELP Bank of Blue Valley Eaverson, Robert G. ... 913 3813311 ext 16351 Valley View Ba

Goldsborough, Laird ... 913 6474985 Shaner Appraisals, Inc. Goldstein, Jerry ........... 913 6493600 Fastsigns Gomez, Lenning T. ...... 913 3179092 Sweet Tomatoes SaladSoupBakery Gondi, Narasimha ..9

Hrabe, Amy ................... 913 3235316 U.S. Bank Huber, Augie ................ 913 3414880 A.L. Huber General Contractor Huber, Joe .................... 913 3414880 A.L. Huber General Contractor H

Kushner, Jan....913 3384378 ext 115 Emporia State University Metro Learning Center Kushner, Kristie .......... 913 9538540 UnitedLex Corporation Liby, Kara ..................... 913 7548120 nXio Lick

Meader, Brian .............. 913 3448100 Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Overland Park Meagher, Kyle.............. 913 7644900 Jersey Mikes Subs Medlin, Randy .............. 913 3815400 Capitol Federal Sav

ONeil, John P. ............. 913 7158570 Johnson County Wastewater ONeill, Norbert Jeffrey ........................................ 913 6485400 ONeill Automotive ONeill, Richard S. ....... 913 6485400

Roberts, Todd .............. 913 7913032 Pepsi Beverages Company Roberts, Tracy ............. 913 3393000 OP Convention CenterGlobal Spectrum Robinett, Tom .............. 913 9066219 American Academy

Spears, Fred................. 913 6810142 Leadership Systems Spears, Greg ................ 913 3414200 Wells Fargo Advisors Spencer, Christa ......... 913 2530124 National Bank of Kansas City Spencer,

Vratil, John L. .............. 913 2394020 Blue Valley School District Vrla, Mary ..................... 913 3448806 Kansas Gas Service Weida, Paul .................. 913 4582000 Black Veatch Weikel,

2012 ACCountAnts CertiFied PuBliC Buyers Guide RSM McGladrey 4801 Main Street, Suite 400 Kansas City, MO 64112 816 7533000 Fax 816 7533299 jim.krezekrsmi.com www.rsmmcgladrey.com RubinBrown LLP 10975

Air Conditioning ContrACtors Cates Service Company 14361 West 96th Terrace Lenexa, KS 66215 913 8884470 catesservicesbcglobal.net www.catesservice.com Neal Harris Heating Air Conditioning 9040 Cody S

The Builders Association 720 Oak Street Kansas City, MO 64106 816 5314741 Fax 816 5310622 www.buildersassociation.com Central Exchange 6201 College Boulevard, Suite 245 Overland Park, KS 66211 816 471

Firestone Complete Auto Care 7050 West 115th Street Overland Park, KS 66211 913 4982073 Fax 913 4982097 dmesserbfrc.com www.firestonecompleteautocare.com Midas Auto Service 7433 West 119th Street Over

Commerce Bank N.A. 11080 Oakmont Street Overland Park, KS 66210 816 2347207 darin.paolicommercebank.com www.commercebank.com Commerce Bank N.A. 12671 Antioch Road Overland Park, KS 66213 816 2348946 F

BAnners Fastsigns 8844 West 95th Street Overland Park, KS 66212 913 6493600 Fax 913 6490110 20fastsigns.com www.fastsigns.com20 Sign A Rama 11050 Quivira Road Overland Park, KS 66210 913 4517446 Fax 9

CAnCer suPPort serviCes Cancer Action, Inc. 10520 Barkley Street, Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66212 913 6428885 Fax 913 6428886 infocanceractionkc.org www.canceractionkc.org ChickfilA of Overland Par

ChiroPrACtiC PhysiCiAns Cleveland Chiropractic College 10850 Lowell Avenue Overland Park, KS 66210 913 2340600 Fax 913 2340904 www.cleveland.edu Inside Sports Clinic 11301 West 88th Street Overland Pa

Redwood Technology Solutions, Inc. 6811 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Suite 215 Overland Park, KS 66202 913 6776744 mjacksonredwoodnetworks.com www.redwoodnetworks.com Tekniq Data Corporation 8585 College

CorPorAte wellness ProgrAm The Athletic Club of Overland Park 10440 Marty Avenue Overland Park, KS 66210 913 3839060 mmooreathleticclubop.com www.athleticclubop.com dAtA systems ConsultAnts Quality T

emPloyment AgenCies Ajilon 9401 Indian Creek Parkway, Suite 770 Overland Park, KS 66210 913 7483410 Fax 913 7483425 kansascityajilonfinance.com www.ajilon.com emPloyment sCreening eScreen, Inc. 7500

Evans Consulting LLC 6424 West 101st Street Overland Park, KS 66212 913 4069778 Fax 913 3413297 annevans401gmail.com www.evansconsultingllc.com HighPointe Financial Group, LLC 9401 Indian Creek Parkwa

D. W. Newcomers Sons Overland Park Chapel 8201 Metcalf Avenue Overland Park, KS 66204 913 6486224 Fax 913 6486445 jswezystei.com www.overlandparkchapel.com McGilley Hoge Johnson County Memorial Chape

grAPhiC designers Draw the Line Advertising 5300 Foxridge Drive Mission, KS 66202 913 4516116 Fax 913 4695627 kcramerdrawtheline.com www.drawtheline.com heAlth wellness Sant Image Renewal Boutique

Hearts At Home 11111 West 95th Street, Suite 209 Overland Park, KS 66214 913 4404209 Fax 913 5359900 mailheartsathomeusa.com www.heartsathomeusa.com Home Helpers Direct Link 7513 West 139th Terrace S

Specialty Hospital 6509 West 103rd Street Overland Park, KS 66212 913 6493701 Fax 913 6492408 bill.scottfundltc.com SportsCareShawnee Mission Medical Center 9100 West 74th Street Shawnee Mission, KS 6

Aspire Insurance Agency 6300 West 143rd Street, Suite 120 Overland Park, KS 66223 913 9041020 Fax 913 9451980 joleneAspireIns.com www.AspireIns.com Associated Life and Health Products 11030 Oakmont St

lAnd surveyors BHC RHODES 6363 College Boulevard, Suite 500 Overland Park, KS 66211 913 6631900 Fax 913 6631633 marketingibhc.com www.ibhc.com logistiCs Veriship, Inc. 10000 College Boulevard, Suite

Searles Valley Minerals 9401 Indian Creek Parkway, Suite 1000 Overland Park, KS 66210 913 3449554 Fax 913 3449653 www.svminerals.com mold remediAtion Simmons First National Bank 7400 West 135th Stre

Staples, Inc. 7131 West 135th Street Overland Park, KS 66223 913 8140567 Fax 913 8140391 cc1847StaplesCopyCenter.com www.staples.com PAPer shredding Shredit 10900 Lackman Road Lenexa, KS 66219 913 30

PiCture FrAmes deAlers The Great Frame Up at Lionsgate 14549 Metcalf Avenue Overland Park, KS 66223 913 8973200 Fax 913 8973344 tgfu3200thegreatframeup.com www.lionsgate.thegreatframeup.com Digital

Witt Appraisal Company 6925 West 151st Terrace Overland Park, KS 66223 913 3859600 Fax 913 3859696 reAl estAte CommerCiAl industriAl Angel Berry REALTORS, Inc. 7030 West 107th Street Overland Park,

Cafe Fresh Express 11513 West 95th Street Oak Park Mall Overland Park, KS 662141828 913 5419600 Fax 913 5419601 mgrant4194aol.com www.cafefresh.com Carrabbas Italian Grill 10586 Metcalf Lane Overland

Trezo Vino Wine Bistro 11570 Ash Street Leawood, KS 66211 913 3278466 Fax 913 3278468 markwwalkerdevelopment.net www.kctrezovino.com Mitchelson, Lynn P.O. Box 597 1201 Military Baxter Springs, KS 667

Ottawa University Kansas City Campus 4370 West 109th Street, Suite 200 Overland Park, KS 66211 913 2668600 Fax 913 2668629 admiss.kcottawa.edu www.ottawa.eduLocationsKansasCity Pittsburg State Univer

Senior Helpers 7450 West 130th Street, Suite 170 Overland Park, KS 66213 913 8514800 Fax 866 2300577 lwarrenseniorhelpers.com www.seniorhelpers.com TriLand Properties, Inc 1 Westbrook Corporate Cente

teleCommuniCAtions ConsultAnts Ericsson 11550 Ash Street, Suite 200 Leawood, KS 66211 913 2174102 Fax 913 2174198 scott.willisericsson.com www.ericsson.com tire deAlers Burnett Automotive, Inc. 12000

trust serviCe Benefit Trust Company 5901 College Boulevard, Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 913 3190300 Fax 913 3190322 infobenefittrust.com www.benefittrust.com Please see our ad on Page 23 weAlth

2012 Advertisers Index KC PAIN CENTER .................................... 17 McAULEY CRANDALL, PA.................... 31 MENORAH MEDICAL CENTER ................ 15 MIDLAND LOAN SERVICES ...........

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